Empowering Entrepreneurs, Enriching Communities

Our Mission is to Foster a Thriving, Inclusive, and Resilient Business Community.

We are here to help your business grow through relationships with your local community, business support and knowledge sharing.  We also represent and advocate our business community's interests to all tiers of Government.  Together, We build a brighter future where businesses flourish and our community prospers.

Upcoming Events

Twilight Networking - Hiring Employees on a Visa

Club Beenleigh
$35.00 AUD
Approx $23.35 USD

Broaden your hiring horizons! Join our August Twilight Networking Event: Hiring Employees on a Visa. Gain expert tips from Hall and Payne on navigating the visa hiring process. Enjoy canapes, drinks, and connect with fellow professionals. This event is ideal for businesses seeking to attract skilled international talent and build a more diverse workforce. Register now at  to secure your spot!

Corporate Sponsors

Gold-Coast-Tiger-Prawns Club-Beenleigh Logan-office-of-economic-development

Latest Blog & News

Mayoress Calls for Support

In the aftermath of a devastating fire at Kingston’s storage facility, Formally Ever After—a charity providing formal attire for financially challenged students—faces a critical setback. Mayoress Alison Raven calls on the community to rally together. Attend the high tea event on August 11th, 2024, and help replenish lost gowns and suits. Let’s ensure every student shines on their special night, regardless of financial constraints.

Shop Local from our Business Directory

Support your community and strengthen its core by shopping local! Our business directory connects you with members of the Beenleigh Yatala Chamber of Commerce who support local. When you shop local, your money stays local, creating jobs and boosting our town's economy. Local businesses often offer unique products and personalized service you won't find at big chains. 

Future Leaders Shine while Networking with Local Business

Young business minds shined at the Beenleigh Yatala Junior Chamber of Commerce breakfast. Students presented their ventures, with Rachel Weisz's delectable Sweet Delights winning Best Showcase. Dekota Henwood's innovative ScrubMEEZ shower accessory took home Most Innovative Idea, while Emily Oliver's Create Crate subscription boxes for seniors secured Most Viable. Bear Newsham's customizable Artbands won Best Branding, and Henry Seiler's reusable advent calendar concept, Gifts That Count, received the People's Choice Award. The breakfast highlighted the talent and promising future of these young entrepreneurs.

What We Do


We understand the power of meaningful connections. We organize regular networking events that bring together individuals from diverse industries, creating a dynamic platform for exchange. These events not only facilitate valuable business relationships but also foster a sense of camaraderie within our community.

Mentoring tomorrow's Entrepreneurs

Inspire, educate, and support the next generation of entrepreneurs via the BYCC Junior Chamber of Commerce. We offer, mentorship opportunities, and educational resources like our Young Business Leaders Program that are tailored to the unique needs and ambitions of young business enthusiasts. These initiatives are delivered to students attending Beenleigh State High School, Windaroo State High School, Trinity College & Canterbury College, Loganlea SHS, Livingstone Christian College, Rivermount College

Advocating Your Interests

Your success is our priority. We actively represent the interests and values of local businesses in Beenleigh and Yatala. By collaborating with government bodies and local authorities, we work to create a business-friendly environment that supports growth and innovation.

Caring for our Community

Championing the local community through initiatives like their popular Prawn Day. This annual event brings people together for fresh seafood, festivities, and supporting local businesses. Funds raised fuel further community efforts. The Chamber also fosters collaboration among businesses, creating a network for fundraising efforts that directly benefit local causes. By advocating for a thriving business environment, they empower local companies to contribute more to the community's well-being.

Promotion and Exposure

We believe that every business deserves recognition for its hard work and dedication. As a BYCC member, you'll gain access to valuable promotion opportunities. Whether it's showcasing your products or services at our events or leveraging our digital platforms, we're here to help you get the visibility your business deserves.

Educational Opportunities

In today's fast-paced business world, staying informed and continuously upgrading your skills is crucial. That's why we source informative speakers for our events. These opportunities empower our members with knowledge and insights to stay competitive and adapt to evolving market trends.

Our Team

Aki Sihot
Shane Drew
Vice President
Heather Christensen
Treasurer / Junior Chamber
Kerrie Saverin 
John Mulrany
Committee/ Junior Chamber
Leanne Taylor
Willem Van Der Merwe
Megan Zwart
Ronnie Visser